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TWO SIBLINGS, TWO SEASONS

Tuesday 3rd March, 2020
In 2000, cellist Pei-Sian Ng and his twin brother Pei-Jee Ng played in the Australian Youth Orchestra. This year Pei-Sian returns to AYO as a renowned soloist for AYO Autumn Season. 20 years later, siblings Charlotte and Jamie Miles are in their shoes! We caught up with them to hear what they are most looking forward to about this year’s orchestral seasons. Read more about their musical life.

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IN MEMORIAM | MONTY WAIN

Tuesday 3rd March, 2020
As we prepare to come together again for another season of concerts in April it is with great sadness and fond memories that the Australian Youth Orchestra pays tribute to the personal, musical and academic achievements of double bassist Monty Wain who passed away in February. Read more.

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A LASTING LEGACY

Tuesday 4th February, 2020
The Curro Chamber Orchestra at National Music Camp 2020 was named in honour of the Late John Curro and his musical legacy; and celebrates the continual innovation and leadership his family imparts on young musical minds. Read more

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HOW TO BE A CONCERTMASTER

Tuesday 4th February, 2020
During her time as Director of the Curro Chamber Orchestra at camp, Natsuko Yoshimoto chatted to Words About Music participant, Julia Nicholls, on the skills required to be a musical leader. Read more

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